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Junior Risk Analyst Apprentice with M&G plc

FK9 4UE, Stirling
£19000 per year
Closing date
5 Jun 2022

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Banking & Financial Services
Role Type
Apprenticeship, Higher
Start Date
12-18 months
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Job Details

Start Date: 26/09/2022

Duration of Apprenticeship: 13 months fixed term contract

Job Description:

We are looking for a motivated apprentice with an enquiring mind who is interested in the management of Risk within a financial services organisation.

The successful applicant will support the day to day activities within the Operational Risk team, with a particular focus on reporting, system-support and maintenance of risk framework documents and processes. They will play their part in delivering the Team’s objectives through Business-As-Usual tasks and project activity.

The apprentice will be encouraged to expand their wider learning and to take advantage of the many resources available to employees at M&G plc.

Operational Risk maintains the overall Operational Risk Framework, leads, coordinates and manages a range of risk management processes including overall risk reporting to risk and audit committees.

As an Operational Risk Apprentice, your key duties will include:

- Maintenance and administrative support of the operational risk reporting system including system updates and changes
- Support the development of operational risk reporting using technology such as PowerBI
- Conduct regular ‘health checks’ on system data to ensure minimum standards are met and advise where this is not the case
- Distribute reports and information to teams
- Prepare and update Operational Risk Policy, Framework and Standards documentation for use across the business
- Working flexibly, building constructive working relationships with teams across Operational Risk and M&G plc

Training Provided:

As a Junior Risk Analyst Apprentice with BPP, you will undertake the Business Administration Modern Apprenticeship. The apprenticeship will be delivered through a blend of live online learning, pre-recorded lectures, and face to face inductions and masterclasses.

Qualification Requirements:

As a minimum, candidate will have 5 National 5s with Maths and English grades (A-C) or 2 Highers with good grades in Maths and English (A-C).

Alternatively, you will have 2 years of work experience in financial services industry or customer services.

Personal Qualities & Skills:

- Good communication skills, both written and verbal
- Good listening skills
- High level of accuracy and attention to detail
- Structured approach to work and well organised with ability to prioritise and meet deadlines
- Good understanding of the MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
- Good numerical skills
- A proactive team player who is confident about working with others but also independently
- Ability to formulate own opinions by thinking analytically about problems

We are looking for a confident individual with a positive outlook, can-do attitude and an aspiration to learn. They should be analytical in nature, inquisitive and always keen to understand the bigger picture.

Applicants who succeed with us are self-motivated, capable of building and maintaining relationships and work effectively as part of a team.

Future Prospects:

This is a fixed term contract for 13 months upon which the business may decide to retain, subject to the Apprentice performance, headcount and available funding. If recruited into a permanent role, the individual will follow the career progression applicable to the specific role/department.

Contact Lauren or 01612446383


About BPP Professional Apprenticeships

BPP is one of the UK’s largest providers of professional apprenticeship training. They work closely with some of the UK’s leading employers including RBS, EY and Starbucks to create unique opportunities for apprentices.

Who Are BPP Professional Apprenticeships?

BPP have been delivering professional qualifications for over 40 years. Training over 80,000 leaners each year, across areas including law, management, accountancy, insurance, banking, nursing, healthcare and more.

What BPP Professional Apprenticeships Offers

BPP's programmes are developed in partnership with employers and respected professionals. Their programmes offer recognised professional qualifications, with a clear pathway from one level to the next – all the way up to chartered status. Regardless of position, almost anyone can get involved. From entry-level talent, to the most senior leaders. Through an apprenticeship you’ll have the opportunity to develop a stronger, wider and deeper skill set. 


Once you’re on your apprenticeship, you will be surrounded by BPP’s experts. Including dedicated Coaches who will support you through your journey, and Tutors who will provide their expertise on your chosen course. BPP’s flexible delivery blends digital learning with a face-to-face approach, and in some cases peer-to-peer learning, to help minimise disruption in your working environment.

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0161 244 6471
M1 6FQ
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